The outcomes of drug interaction between phenytoin and valproic acid
- At: 2004 FIP Congress in New Orleans (USA)
- Type: Poster
- By: CHEN, Jye-Daa (Tri-Service General Hospital, Department of Pharmacy Practice, Taipei, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Pao (Tri-Service General Hospital, TAIPEI, China Taiwan)
Chang (Tri-Service General Hospital, TAIPEI, China Taiwan)
Liou (TSHP, China Taiwan)
Aims: To evaluate the outcomes of drug interaction between the phenytoin and valproic acid. Methods: The inpatients’ blood levels of these two drugs, phenytoin (PHT) and valproic acid (VAP), at Tri-Service General Hospital from Jan 2001 to Oct 2003 were evaluated. The usually daily dose of PHT was 300-400 mg orally, and VAP was 200-1000 mg.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.